Praise for Wish You Where Here
“Readers will enjoy meeting Charlotte’s family, be charmed by Charlotte and Helen’s friendship, and will be eager to uncover just what’s going on between Charlotte and the mysterious Adam—all while swooning over the sexy parts.” (Booklist)
Praise for Swear on This Life
“Swear on This Life is Renée Carlino at her finest. Raw, real and gripping; I read it in one sitting.”
(Colleen Hoover, #1 New York Times bestselling author of It Ends With Us )
"This bestselling author knows how to deliver a literary punch, and Swear on this Life is her strongest yet.” (Redbook.com)
“Mysterious and compelling, Swear on this Life is the epic love story your summer needs.” (Bustle)
“Carlino fans will love this one, and so will readers who have not yet made her acquaintance. The tale is engaging and paced to keep the pages turning long after the lights should be out.” (Kirkus Reviews)
“[Readers] will find themselves simply smitten by both the novel in front of them and the story within the story. Romance readers and women’s fiction fans should snap up this charming love story.” (Booklist)
"Romance fans will find this heartfelt story of resilience and first love hard to put down." (Library Journal)
“Mesmerizing. A story of love and redemption, Renee Carlino's novel is a perfect reason for staying up too late to read.” (Shelf Awareness)
“Holy schnikes, this book...I love the juxtaposition of the story within a story, and I’m addicted to Emi and Jase’s ill-fated love.” (Heroes and Heartbreakers)
“Easily one of the very best reading experiences I’ve had all year. I absolutely loved every word and highly recommend it to everyone!” (Aestas Book Blog)
“A beautifully-written second-chance romance that stays with you long after you’re done.” (Vilma’s Book Blog, 5 stars)
“Carlino's writing will transport you.” (Book Baristas, 4.5 coffee cups)
"This luminous tale from bestselling author Renée Carlino is easily devoured in one sitting…”
"Set in sunny San Diego, Swear On This Life celebrates the unpredictable – and often hilarious – journey of an aspiring writer on the West Coast."
"...Captivating and intriguing, utterly addictive, and filled with the emotional intensity that comes with a heart-wrenchingly powerful love that’s been given a second chance.”
About the Author
Renée Carlino is a screenwriter and bestselling author of Sweet Thing, Nowhere but Here, After the Rain, Before We Were Strangers,
and Swear on This Life.
She grew up in Southern California and lives in the San Diego area with her husband and two sons. To learn more, visit ReneeCarlino.com.